Looking to fight for the first time in 15 months, David Mitchell has instead been reduced to a tourist.
MMAjunkie.com has learned that Mitchell's planned opponent, Hyun Gu Lim, has been pulled from tomorrow's UFC on FUEL TV 6 event and his fight with "Daudi" has been scratched.
According to sources close to the fighter, UFC doctors nixed the bout. While an exact reason for the scratch wasn't given, additional sources suggested complications during Lim's weight cut were responsible for read news >>
A short notice fight has turned into no fight for David Mitchell after his opponent Hyun Gyu Lim was pulled from UFC on Fuel 6 after a complication arose during his weight cut. read news >>
Welterweights David Mitchell and Hyun Gyu Lim will square off at UFC on Fuel TV 6, completing the event’s 10-fight bill. read news >>
A welterweight bout between David Mitchell and Hyun Gyu Lim is the final addition to next month's UFC on FUEL TV 6 event in Macau.
Mitchell recently replaced injured Marcelo Guimaraes.
With the addition of the event-opening bout, UFC on FUEL TV 6 now features 10 total fights, including a Rich Franklin vs. Cung Le middleweight headliner.
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It's been more than a year since David Mitchell last fought in the UFC, but following surgery and rehab he will step in on short notice to face Hyun Gyu Lim at UFC on Fuel 6 in Macao. read news >>
Ahead of the UFC double header this weekend, the UFC has released 4 full fight videos for free. The UFC heads to both Stockholm, Sweden and Halifax, Canada this weekend, and with these two upcoming cards, Zuffa has released 4 full fight vidoes for free to preview the headliners. Check out the clip above which features Tarec Saffiedine vs. Hyun Gyu Lim, Rory MacDonald vs. Demian Maia, Gunnar Nelson vs. Damaques Johnson and Rick Story vs. Brian Foster. This weekend, Saffiedine will take on MacDona read news >>
SAITAMA, Japan – Takenori Sato desperately wanted to take Hyun Gyu Lim to the mat, and that proved to be his undoing. Filed under: News, UFC read news >>
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UFC Fight Night 52 has added 3 bouts, including a welterweight match up between Korean star Hyun Gyu Lim and Takenori Sato. Hyun Gyu Lim finally has a return date, and the popular Korean slugger will be taking on Takenori Sato in hostile territory at UFC Fight Night 52. Although yet to be announced by the promotion, both parties have confirmed on social media that the Asian champs will indeed face off, with the former PXC champion competing against the former King of Pancrase when the UFC heads read news >>
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A welterweight bout between Hyun Gyu Lim and Takenori Sato has been targeted for September’s UFC Fight Night 52 event in Japan.Filed under: MMA Rumors, News, UFC read news >>
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Although he’s been pulled from today’s lineup and released from the organization, Will Chope will receive his fight purse for today’s UFC Fight Night 38 event.Filed under: News, UFC Tagged: UFC Fight Night 38, Will Chope read news >>
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While Tarec Saffiedine dominated Hyun Gyu Lim for the majority of UFC Fight Night 34, he doesn’t think the performance puts him above facing his originally scheduled opponent, Jake Ellenberger.Filed under: News, Only on Junkie, UFC Tagged: Hyun Gyu Lim, Tarec (...) read news >>